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[hurdz] /hɜrdz/
plural noun
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  • Mr. hurd's hand held the magazine against the instinctive pull I gave it.

    May Iverson's Career Elizabeth Jordan
  • I think myself, that hurd will be the man to gain the money.

    The Opal Serpent Fergus Hume
  • The washing removed a great amount of dirt, but the engine did not reduce the hurd stock as much as was desired.

    Hemp Hurds as Paper-Making Material Lyster H. Dewey and Jason L. Merrill
  • hurd nodded and caught his smooth chin with his finger and thumb.

    The Opal Serpent Fergus Hume
  • hurd did not reply to this note, and Paul was growing puzzled over the silence of the detective.

    The Opal Serpent Fergus Hume
British Dictionary definitions for hurd


Douglas (Richard), Baron Hurd of Westwell. born 1930, British Conservative politician; home secretary (1985–89); foreign secretary (1989–95)


plural noun
another word for hards
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